We are looking for a Scientist to join a company in Huntingdon to evaluate potential technologies, predominantly through practical experimentation, using applied physics techniques and analysis.


* PhD, or degree with equivalent research experience, in an applied physical science or a related discipline
* Excellent academic credentials are essential and relevant Post-Doctoral research experience in materials or applied physics is desirable
* Experience in electronic materials or electronic devices
* Experience with electronic circuits and systems, either to aid device understanding or development
* Experience in broad-based research focussed on developing and demonstrating new technology applications
* Experience of developing testing procedures, including writing experimental and data acquisition control programmes for new devices
* Experience of incorporating materials into device structures to demonstrate desired functional properties
* Creative, inventive with an aptitude for experimental work and solving complex problems
* A demonstrable interest in developing technical solutions across a range of applications
* Self-motivation and ability to operate independently in a laboratory environment
* Excellent team-skills, with the ability to interface and effectively communicate across multiple scientific disciplines
* An understanding of the time-critical demands of target-driven industrial research and of working with drive and passion to work towards critical deadlines
* Clear and confident communication both when discussing complex technical concepts with fellow scientists and when providing project updates to senior management is essential
* Excellent problem-solving capabilities, in combination with a willingness to seek expert assistance and peer advice when required

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[ Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Salary to: £36,000 | vacancy reference : 33382 ]

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